About Parkmobile

Parkmobile, LLC is the leading provider for on-demand and prepaid mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. Their services have been adopted in more than 2,000 locations, including 39 of the top 100 cities in the U.S. by millions of registered users. Parkmobile’s services include on-street parking, off-street parking deck, airport and event reservations, and municipal parking permit solutions. 

Our Leadership Team

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Chief Marketing Officer
SVP, Administration
SVP, Sales & Account Management
SVP, Product Management
SVP, Sales
VP, Software Development
VP, Project Management
VP, Operations
VP, Marketing
VP, Sales Operations & Effectiveness

Jon Ziglar

Chief Executive Officer

Hank Vanjaria

Chief Financial Officer

Andrew Hamilton

Chief Technology Officer

Jeff Perkins

Chief Marketing Officer

Alison Ehrlich

SVP, Administration

Charley DeBow

SVP, Sales & Account Management

Bob Shepard

SVP, Product Management

David Hoyt

SVP, Sales

Barry Hodges

VP, Software Development

Ajit Pol

VP, Project Management

Brian Burleson

VP, Operations

Tina Dyer

VP, Marketing

Cliff Wickstrum

VP, Sales Operations & Effectiveness

Our Leadership Team

Jon Ziglar

Chief Executive Officer

Jon is a seasoned executive with consistent track record of driving growth and innovation in software and technology enabled service businesses. Prior to Parkmobile, Jon served as Managing Director, International, for Ceridian HCM, a leading global provider of human capital management software and services. While at Ceridian, he additionally served as Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Product and Innovation Officer. Prior to Ceridian, Jon served as Sr. Vice President, Strategic Planning and Enterprise Development at Elavon, a leading global payments technology company, and held executive positions in a number of bay area technology and software companies. Jon started his career in investment banking, covering the business services, technology, and consumer products industries. He currently serves as a director on the boards of Roadie, Inc. and Payscape. Jon received his A.B. from Princeton University and J.D. from the Emory School of Law. He lives in Atlanta with wife, five children and three dogs.

Hank Vanjaria

Chief Financial Officer

Hank joined Parkmobile in 2013 after holding the position of Senior Manager Fund Controller with Morgan Stanley/State Street where he oversaw fund and investor reporting for two international real estate funds. Prior to this position, Hank was an assistant controller with Cousins Properties, Inc., an Atlanta based commercial real estate firm. Hank is a CPA licensed in Georgia and spent four years in public accounting following seven years in commercial real estate development and property management. Hank obtained his bachelor’s degree in history with an Asian & African Language Studies Certificate from Duke University and his MBA with a concentration in accounting from Georgia State University.

Andrew Hamilton

Chief Technology Officer

Andrew has over 20 years’ experience in Software Engineering and Executive Management most recently as CTO for Cardlytics, the leader in Transaction Based Marketing. He began his technology career as a Research Developer with IBM in 1988, progressing to the role of Senior Architect working on government and corporate projects in the USA, New Zealand and the UK. Andrew left IBM to join promising start-up WebMD. Andrew was WebMD’s Technical Director responsible for managing the development of the flagship consumer page content management and news syndication.

On a personal level he lives in Buckhead and is married to his beloved wife of 15 years and has 2 wonderful children.

Jeff Perkins

Chief Marketing Officer

Jeff Perkins joined Parkmobile as Chief Marketing Officer in October 2017.  He’s responsible for driving awareness and engaging the company’s 7.5+ million users.  Prior to Parkmobile, Jeff was the CMO of QASymphony where he helped establish the brand and grow revenue 500% over a three-year period. He also has held senior marketing leadership positions at PGi and AutoTrader.com. Jeff started his career grinding it out in the NYC ad industry at Saatchi & Saatchi. His experiences range from traditional to digital, B2C to B2B, and agency-side to client-side. Jeff received his BA from American University and MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School. He is a frequent contributor to several marketing publications and a speaker at many industry events. When he’s not working, you might find him riding his Peloton bike or attending a Bruce Springsteen concert (he’s been to 27 so far). He lives in Atlanta with his awesome wife, two adorable daughters. and two hyper puppies.

 

Alison Ehrlich

SVP, Administration

Alison has more than 18 years experience as an Administrative Executive.  Prior to joining Parkmobile, Alison spent 2 years as VP of Administration for NextLevel Strategies and over 13 years with BCD Travel  as Executive Assistant/Director to the Chairman, CEO and Board of Directors.

Alison earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.  She also served as a board member for Atlanta’s Table (Atlanta Community Food Bank) for ten years.

Charley DeBow

SVP, Sales & Account Management

Charley has been with Parkmobile since 2014 and has built extensive knowledge and experience in the parking industry, and is widely recognized as a municipal technology and innovation leader. He has been intimately involved in launching successful mobile payment programs in New York City, Pittsburgh and many other municipal operations across the county.  Prior to joining Parkmobile he was the Director of Municipal Parking for the Borough of State College for 5 years and worked for a private parking operator. He is also a Board Member of the Pennsylvania Parking Association and graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a B.A. in Administration of Justice.

Bob Shepard

SVP, Product Management

Bob is currently the Senior Vice President of Product here at Parkmobile, LLC. Prior to joining Parkmobile, Bob spent 3 years at SP+ in various technology and product positions and 2 years at AON in their human resources solutions and outsourcing division as a consultant. Bob earned a double bachelor’s degree in business and management information systems and later completed his MBA with a focus in technology ventures. All of which were completed at the University of Central Florida.

David Hoyt

SVP, Sales

David manages Parkmobile’s Reservation Division. Prior to joining Parkmobile, David was National Account Manager for T2 Systems responsible for Strategic Accounts throughout North America.  David began his career with Standard Parking, where he worked for 13 years and served as Vice President of Operations managing the company’s portfolio of municipal and private parking operations throughout the State of Florida.   

Barry Hodges

VP, Software Development

Barry has been working in the field of software engineering since 1992.  He has worked his way up from junior developer to senior lead developer, architect and is now managing multiple software teams.  He has extensive experience in building software in multiple languages including C++, visual basic, C#, as well as web languages HTML, CSS and AngularJS.  Barry started his career building client server applications using TCP/IP to communicate to servers but in early 2000 transition to developing web applications and web services.  He is very experienced with building SOAP services but in recent years and shifted focus to REST services.  Barry’s experience spans multiple industries including insurance, telecommunications, manufacturing, accounting financial and e-commerce.  Over the years Barry has developed himself to be a very versatile engineer expanding his skills to include software architecture, database administration, data warehouse and IT administration. Barry has managerial experience leading multiple teams including onshore, near shore and off shore resources using Agile/Lean software development practices.  Barry has developed processes to encourage greater quality of software from his teams while still promoting a since of camaraderie. When not working, Barry likes to helps coach his son’s sports teams and cheer on his favorite professional soccer team (LFC). Go Reds!

Ajit Pol

VP, Project Management

Ajit Pol is the Vice President of Parkmobile’s Technology Projects, heading the Program Management Office and driving various delivery initiatives. Ajit has over 20 years of leadership experience in the entire value chain of IT and services industry, strong technical knowhow and business acumen to lead the organizations for developing projects methodology, strategic roadmap, implementation plan, and successful execution of complex projects. Prior to working at Parkmobile, Ajit served as a Chief of Staff for IT Infrastructure division and led HR Outsourcing programs at ACS, which got acquired later by Xerox. Before ACS, Ajit was the Director of Technology at American Express, establishing various key processes on a unified platform. Ajit’s core strengths are leadership and mentoring, business analysis, technical architecture & design, software development, QA, project management, Sales & Marketing, and Delivery background from his previous careers all over North America, Europe and Asia. Ajit received his engineering degree in Electronics and has MBA education in Human Resource Development. Besides the exciting initiatives at Parkmobile, Ajit enjoys hiking and bike riding with his wife and two sons.

Brian Burleson

VP, Operations

Tina Dyer

VP, Marketing

Tina joined the Parkmobile team in its inception in 2010, focusing on the company’s integrated marketing strategy and branding campaign. Before joining our team, Tina gained extensive experience in a variety of sales and marketing positions for commercial real estate firms spanning over 12 years. Tina lives and breaths all things marketing, she uses her expertise from design collateral, working with clients and vendors, and managing personnel, to creating unique and creativity marketing campaigns and seeing them through execution. Tina holds a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from the University of Tennessee Knoxville. 

Cliff Wickstrum

VP, Sales Operations & Effectiveness

Cliff Wickstrum has been an integral part of the Parkmobile’s growth since its beginnings in 2009 and has provided unparalleled expertise in the mobile parking industry.  Cliff serves as VP of Sales Operations & Effectiveness where he provides leadership and day to day oversight for Parkmobile's Sales department which includes our sales directors, account managers and public sector solutions.  His role is imperative to ensuring effective communication across departments to achieve company goals.  Cliff also acts as the technical product liaison and subject matter expert, advocating on behalf of Sales and the markets we serve to the various technical departments.   While at Parkmobile, Cliff has played a lead role in some of the most complex parking solutions to date including Washington DC, Miami Beach, and New York City.  Cliff is also an active member in the parking industry by serving on the International Parking Association Research committee.  

Cliff is a graduate of Kansas State University earning a degree in Construction Science and Management with a minor in Business Administration.  Outside of Parkmobile, you can find Cliff spending time with his beautiful wife and three kids as well as playing an active role in the Atlanta fitness community by volunteering and participating in running and triathlon events including recently completing his first Ironman in 2017.